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WELCOME to the Grand Valley State University Upward Bound TRIO website.  Here you will find information about the program, how to apply, academic year and summer residential program details, cultural trip information and learn more about our staff members.

The GVSU Upward Bound TRIO program is housed in the College of Education, located on the Pew Campus in downtown Grand Rapids, MI. The program is designed to assist academically talented students from traditionally underserved backgrounds reach their potential by earning a college degree. The goal of the program is to help students build the academic skills, motivation and self-confidence necessary for success in a college setting by providing academic advising, SAT/ACT test preparation, tutoring, cultural activities, service learning and community service experience.

If you have any questions about the program or enrolling, please contact us.

Contact Information:

TRIO Upward Bound
College of Education
Grand Valley State University

396C DeVos
401 W. Fulton St.
Grand Rapids, MI 49504



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